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1 APPLICATION NO.
FIRST NAMED INVENTOR
ATTORNEY DOCKET NO.
35139 7590 09/24/2007
Pepper Hamilton LLPAVyeth
500 Grant Street
One Mellon Bank Center, 50th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2502
John P. Yardley
ROBINSON. BINTA M
Please find below and/or attached an Office communication concerning this application or proceeding.
The time period for reply, if any, is set in the attached communication.
PTOL-90A (Rev. 04/07)
Response to Rule 312 Communication
YARDLEY ET AL
The MAILING DATE of this communication appears on the cover sheet with the correspondence address -
1 . E The anriendment filed on 12 April 2007 under 37 CFR 1 .312 has been considered, and has been:
a) n entered.
b) ^ entered as directed to matters of form not affecting the scope of the invention.
c) □ disapproved because the amendment was filed after the payment of the issue fee.
Any amendment filed after the date the issue fee is paid must be accompanied by a petition under 37 CFR 1 .31 3(c)(1 )
and the required fee to withdraw the application from issue.
d) □ disapproved. See explanation below.
e) □ entered in part. See explanation below.
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
PTOL-271 (Rev. 04-01)
Reponse to Rule 312 Communication
Part of Paper No. 20070918